General Membership Virtual Meeting*
Tuesday | August 11, 2020 | 6:30 p.m.
Registration is Required and Free.
Please Register at https://bit.ly/TuesAug11
6:30 p.m. Call to Order
6:32 p.m. Welcome & Introductions
6:35 p.m. Pledge of Allegiance
6:40 p.m. Invocation
6:43 p.m. General Membership Update
7:00 p.m. ILW Guest Speaker: CW5 Phyllis J. Wilson
The Role of Army Reserves During COVID – 19
7:45 p.m. Q & A
8:00 p.m. Army Song
8:03 p.m. Closing
8:05 p.m. Meeting Adjourned
*Join us with a favorite pasta dish and beverage
ILW Guest Speaker: Chief Warrant Officer Five Phyllis J. Wilson, (Ret.) President of the Women In Military Service For America Memorial Foundation Chief Warrant Officer Five (CW5) (Retired) Phyllis J. Wilson is the President of the Women In Military Service For America Memorial Foundation. She was selected to assume the role of President as of September 1, 2019. During more than 37 years of active and reserve service, she has served at all echelons from tactical to strategic, with duty in Germany, Iraq and the United States. In August 1990, she was mobilized to support OPERATION DESERT SHIELD/ OPERATION DESERT STORM and served as the Signals Intelligence collection manager for XVIII Airborne Corps, Fort Bragg, NC. In December 2002, she mobilized in support of OPERATION ENDURING FREEDOM as a senior Counter Terrorism Analyst. She served six years at U.S. Special Operations Command, MacDill Air Force Base, Tampa, FL as an intelligence analyst in support of Information Operations focused on the War on Terrorism.
CW5 Wilson became the 5th Command Chief Warrant Officer (CCWO) for the United States Army Reserve July 2, 2012. In this role she represented and advised the Chief of the Army Reserve/Commanding General, U.S. Army Reserve Command on matters pertaining to training and education, career management, leader development and warrior transition issues for warrant officers within the Army Reserve.
Chief Wilson holds a Master’s Degree in Management from Webster University, two Bachelor of Science degrees: nursing (registered nurse) and liberal arts (sociology/German) and three Associate of Science degrees. She has attended the Defense Language Institute for German and Spanish as well as the Defense Strategic Debriefer Course. She is a 2008 graduate of the Warrant Officer Senior Staff Course and has studied at the George C. Marshall Center in Garmisch,
Germany, completing the Program for Advanced Security Studies in 2009. She also holds a certificate in Non-Profit Management from Duke University.